Global Value Chains, Recovery and Regional Development. New Concepts, Methods, and Evidence

This special session looks at global value chains (GVCs), global investment flows (GIFs) and their impacts on regional economies for recovery and development. This session aims to bring together scholars from Regional Studies, Economics, Management, International Business Studies and Global Value Chains in order to discuss new concepts, methods and evidence on the link between Global Value Chains and regional economies.

The session aims to discuss papers focused on:

We invite both conceptual and empirical contributions adopting sound quantitative methods to analyse these issues.